Coleoptera Cerambycidae Lamiinae


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Ropica africana

Ropica africana is the scientific name of a group of Lamiinae -also called lamiines or flat-faced longhorned beetles-


Ropica africana Breuning, 1939

S. Breuning is the author of the original taxon.

The type specimen used for original description comes from West Africa R..

Ropica africana Breuning, 1939 is the full name of the group-species in the taxonomic classification system.

The species is combined with the Ropica genus ranked in the Apomecynini tribe of Lamiinae.


Classification

kingdom
Animalia
~1,200,000 sp.
phylum
Arthropoda
~1,000,000 sp.
class
Insecta
~830,000 sp.
order
Coleoptera
~350,000 sp.
family
Cerambycidae
~40,000 sp.
subfamily
Lamiinae
19,972 sp.
tribe
Apomecynini
1,802 sp.
genus
Ropica
169 sp.
species
africana


Region

geographical distribution

Distribution for Ropica africana



Group

africana

Subgroup of



Taxa, synonyms

1 taxon refers to Ropica africana



Bibliography

Some citations found in the bibliography excluding lists and catalogs except with nomenclatural act or illustration or data

  • Ropica africana ; Teocchi & al. • Les Cahiers Magellanes • 2008 • 78  : 21 [ cit loc ]
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    Ropica africana ; Teocchi & al. • Les Cahiers Magellanes • 2008 • 78 : 21 [ cit loc ]

    Distribution

    • Guinée
    • Côte d'Ivoire : Monogaga ; Fresco
    • Tchad
    • Gabon
    • R. D. Congo
    • Ouganda
  • Ropica africana ; Teocchi • Les Cahiers Magellanes • 2000 • 1  : 10 [ cit loc ]
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    Ropica africana ; Teocchi • Les Cahiers Magellanes • 2000 • 1 : 10 [ cit loc ]

    Distribution

    • Ouganda : W. Prov., Kibale forest
  • Ropica africana ; Teocchi • Bull. Soc. Linn. Lyon • 1993 • 62, 7  : 271 [ cit loc plh ]
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    Ropica africana ; Teocchi • Bull. Soc. Linn. Lyon • 1993 • 62, 7 : 271 [ cit loc plh ]

    General information

    • host plant

    Distribution

    • R. Centrafricaine : Station de La Maboké
  • Ropica africana ; Breuning • Ann. Mus. roy. Afr. Centrale • 1968 • 165  : 322 [ cit loc ]
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    Ropica africana ; Breuning • Ann. Mus. roy. Afr. Centrale • 1968 • 165 : 322 [ cit loc ]

    Distribution

    • Côte d'Ivoire : Bingerville
  • Ropica africana ; Breuning • Bull. I.F.A.N. • 1960 • 22, A, 1  : 229 [ cit div ]
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    Ropica africana ; Breuning • Bull. I.F.A.N. • 1960 • 22, A, 1 : 229 [ cit div ]

    General information

    • description ; distinctive characters

    Distribution

    • Afr. occ.
    • Guinée
    • Congo belge
  • Ropica africana Breuning • Festschr. E. Strand • 1939 • 5  : 223, 231 [ nov loc div ]
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    Ropica africana Breuning • Festschr. E. Strand • 1939 • 5 : 223, 231 [ nov loc div ]

    General information

    • description

    Distribution

    • [locality type] Westafrika
    • Belgisch-Kongo : Mayumbe


Collection

5 specimens in author's collection

illustration of author's collection

Datas on labels

  • Gabon • Parc National Ivindo, Ipassa • 1♂3♀ • 5-5.5 mm • xi-2017 • lam.#20211, 20212, 20213, 20218
  • Gabon • Province de l'Estuaire, Forêt de la Mondah • 1♂ • 5.5 mm • xi-2017 • lam.#20214